Course Catalog

IPOL8520

International Economics

The first part of this course looks at both the theory and practice of international trade. Topics include an analysis of the gains from free trade and the effects of barriers to trade such as tariffs, quotas, subsidies, and other instruments of commercial policy. The second part of the course focuses on international monetary theory and exchange rate determination, as well as macroeconomic policymaking in an open economy. Topics include balance of payments analysis, emerging market currency crises, exchange rate regimes such as monetary unions, and more.
Subject:
International Policy
Department:
International Policy
Division:
Intl Policy & Management
Requirements Fulfilled:

Sections

Fall 2012 - MIIS

IPOL8520A-F12 Lecture (Ruehsen)

Spring 2012 - MIIS

IPOL8520A-S12 Lecture (Dayton-Johnson)

Fall 2011 - MIIS

IPOL8520A-F11 Lecture (Dayton-Johnson, Ruehsen)
IPOL8520B-F11 Lecture (Dayton-Johnson, Ruehsen)

Spring 2011 - MIIS

IPOL8520A-S11 Lecture (Ruehsen)
IPOL8520B-S11 Lecture (Ruehsen)

Fall 2010 - MIIS

IPOL8520A-F10 Lecture (Shahnawaz)
IPOL8520B-F10 Lecture (Shahnawaz)

Spring 2010 - MIIS

IPOL8520A-S10 Lecture (Ruehsen)
IPOL8520B-S10 Lecture (Ruehsen)

Fall 2009 - MIIS

IPOL8520A-F09 Lecture (Airola)
IPOL8520B-F09 Lecture (McCleery)
IPOL8520C-F09 Lecture (McCleery)